ABOUT THIS EPISODE

In a research course at MIT, a teaching assistant and two of his students conducted what they call a “modest experiment in a beaker.” It involved a small enriched blob of gallium in water and a platinum wire “so thin you could barely see it.” It turned out to be the first demonstration of Open Water Power’s technology: an aluminum-water platform technology for underwater energy storage and power generation. And, it’s anything but modest. It solves a significant endurance problem for the U.S. Navy and the oil and gas industry.
Open Water Power’s electrochemical system provides safe, scalable and non-toxic energy storage with extremely high energy density, promising a 10x improvement in the endurance of unmanned underwater vehicles and sensors. [DoD-funded research]
English
United States

TRANSCRIPT

Transcribe this episode
We transcribe podcasts (Example). Transcribing all podcasts in the world takes time... Please help us prioritize what episodes to transcribe.
Disclaimer: The podcast and artwork embedded on this page are from The Science Coalition, which is the property of its owner and not affiliated with or endorsed by Listen Notes, Inc.

EDIT

Thank you for helping to keep the podcast database up to date.